being cold or chilled.
Husband in faith, and that acold; Ah well away, Joseph, as thou art old!
Everyman and Other Old Religious Plays, with an Introduction Anonymous
Here you shall light a fire, which those who watch will believe to be but the fire of a herdsman who is acold.
The Wizard H. Rider Haggard
an altar attendant in public worship. Roman Catholic Church. a member of the highest-ranking of the four minor orders. the order itself. Compare (def 2), (def 2), (def 1). any attendant, assistant, or follower. Contemporary Examples Truthiness is as truthiness does, and clearly: acolyte Oren does truthiness very, very well. Michael Oren’s Truthiness Emily L. […]
acom language An early system on the IBM 705. [Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)]. (1994-11-08) American College of Occupational Medicine
a Pueblo Indian village near Albuquerque, New Mexico, built on a sandstone mesa: oldest continuously inhabited location in the U.S. Historical Examples The leaping of the chasm was not Captain Villagran’s only connection with the bloody doings at Acoma in the winter of 1598-99. The Spanish Pioneers Charles F. Lummis But Acoma itself seemed to […]
a mountain in W Argentina, in the Andes: the highest peak in the Western Hemisphere. 22,834 feet (6960 meters). Historical Examples Far away in the northeast the snowy mass of Aconcagua, loftiest of all American summits, floats like a white cloud on the horizon. South America Observations and Impressions James Bryce Aconcagua is one of […]